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Easy read


Easy read is an approach to creating documents accessible to as many people as possible. It uses:

  • Simple language
  • Illustrations with symbols and photographs
  • Large fonts

Many agencies now produce documents in the Easy Read format to extend accessibility.

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Easy Read documents can increase access to documents to a larger group of people.


There are many companies that will produce Easy Read documents for you. You can also find free icons and images online.